Cinema in the Square - Oscar Nominated Documentary Short Films


Film Info
Film Type:Shorts Programs
Current Events/History
Runtime:2hrs 14mins
Internal Info


Admission: $10 | $8 Member


Cinema in the Square, an intimate screening experience for independent theatrical releases right in the heart of Fountain Square. Presented by Heartland Film.


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In 1939, 20,000 Americans rallied in new York's Madison Square Garden to celebrate the rise of Nazism - an event largely forgotten from history. 'A Night at the Garden' transports audiences to this chilling gathering and shines a light on the power of demagoguery and anti-Semitism in America.



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After the high-profile killing of Damilola Taylor, Cornelius' family move out of London. But when they discover their new town is run by racists, Cornelius takes a drastic step to survive.



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Where will loved ones spend their last days? Who will be in the room? What feelings and secrets need to be shared with family before it is too late? 'End Game' probes these questions and more as it follows visionary medical practitioners who are working on the cutting edge of life and death.


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Volunteers from a German non-profit risk the waves of the Mediterranean to pluck refugees from sinking rafts pushing off from Libya in the middle of the night.



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Encore screening of Indy Shorts Int'l Film Festival Documentary Finalist and Academy Award Winner.
In a rural village outside Delhi, India, women lead a quiet revolution. They fight against the deeply rooted stigma of menstruation. 'Period. End of Sentence' tells their story.